30 miles from Chicago, the notoriously corrupt burg of Calum City is having an election. Respected Judge Leon Zabo is running for mayor on the reform ticket. His lovely daughter, Rosetta, serves as his campaign manager. But the Mob doesn't take kindly to any talk of reform in Calum City. Judge Zabo is killed in a hit and run "accident" one night while hailing a taxi home. ..Read the full recap
This is one of three episodes where no date is given as to when the events therein occurred. The other two are Head of Fire, Feel of Clay and The Genna Brothers.
Jack Elam would appear twice more on the show in Testiimony of Evil and Pressure.
Gail Kobe would return in Season Four's The Torpedo.
Location: Calum City, IL
Rosetta: We could have been killed.
Youngfellow: Lady, we still might.
Towers: I make it a rule never to molest peaceful citizens.
Ness: Peaceful! He's got a record a mile long.
Morelli: (to Towers) I'm sending over six more men. Put 'em in uniform and swear 'em in. Don't worry about hardware. They got their own.
Rosetta: I'm not asking for help.
Ness: I am.
Morelli: (to Towers) Don't worry about my neck, just worry about your job.